[PD] security hole in Pd under Linux; please update to 0.33 PATCH 2

Miller Puckette mpuckett at man104-1.ucsd.edu
Mon Jul 16 02:51:35 CEST 2001

Hi all,

This pertains only to Pd under Linux, not NT:

There's probably a way to exploit Pd 0.33 and 0.33patch1's setuid property.
I've closed the loophole in Pd 0.33 patch 2, available on the website,


I urge anyone with Pd installed in Linux to do the upgrade soon...


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